Senior Scientist – Chemistry

San Diego, CA

Work Arrangement: In Office

Sr. Scientist, Synthetic Chemistry

This is an employee-centric, culture-first Biotech company that’s looking for someone who can bring something new and exciting to their team. Every day here is an opportunity to learn a new skill or master a new challenge. Interested? Your strong background in Medicinal Chemistry combined with your client experience will help you to excel in this close-knit environment. Apply now to join the team.


What you will do:

  • Leverage automation and software to perform closed-loop chemical synthesis, purification and testing to accelerate drug discovery
  • Lead a team to execute and optimize synthetic routes for deployment on automated infrastructure
  • Effective management of client relationships with regards to chemistry synthesis requests. Set clear expectations. Monitor and report progress

Who you are:

  • PhD in chemistry with 5 or more years synthetic orgranic chemistry/medicinal chemistry industrial experience. Chemistry CRO experience would be an advantage
  • Early phase drug discovery experience ideal
  • Strong communication and people skills for client management and chemistry technical skills to understand client chemistry needs

Why work here:

  • Unlimited PTO: Happy, well-rested employees make for better teammates!
  • Top-rated benefits package: includes full dental, vision and 401k matching.
  • Emphasis on health: this company offers gym memberships and other health-related incentives
  • Strong focus on personal and professional growth: this company believes in supporting you in all aspects of your life, and they offer specific programs to help you integrate these various elements.


Please email your resume to if you’d like to work alongside some of the finest scientists in the pharmaceutical industry!


Note: We actively support and promote people of various backgrounds, from race, religion, gender to geographical area, university, lifestyle, and personality type. Proven Recruiting is minority-owned, majority women, and is a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion in the broader community. Apply today!



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